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Nic White is a cycling legend and true gentleman of the sport., As team manager, he is joined by Bradley Potgieter, Willie Smit, Ken Main, Stuart Fitzpatrick, Clint Hendricks and Gustav Basson as this formidable team. RoadCover is the main team sponsor, a brand that cares and investes in safety in sport, with a solid passion for health and cycling. CEO, Eugene Beck has been involved with cycling for many years and his drive and passion for the sport has motivated him to give back to the competitive aspects of the sport.

Team Road cover continue to appear on top even podiums with serious wins in major one day races and in some case dominating some of the longer format tours. It has acted as a feeder team, with the likes of Ryan Gibbons going on to the international opportunity with Dimension Data Conti team. Other riders such as Willie Smit have had opportunity now to spend part of his time with French Club UC Nantes Atlantique. Nic White reiterates that the vision of the team has been to develop and assist riders to reach their goals and dreams: “We want to create an environment that nurtures riders through healthy competition and the correct guidance, so that the future stars of South Africa can reach the heights we have seen their countrymen do in Europe this season.”

In conjunction to the elite team, Team Road Cover has an under-23 squad supported by Hollard, including names such as Mornay van Heerden, John Vlok, Jandre Storm, Flavio Venceslau and Du Toit Hanekom. Other team sponsors include Europcar, Biogen, POC sports, Colnago, Speedplay, Prologo, Matrix vehicle tracking, Continental tyres, Entelect, Muc-Off, Hollard, Sigma, Shimano and Stages Power, Token and Sportful.